Summer Holiday Events

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of award winning attractions, activities and events to keep the children entertained during the summer school holidays. From Activity Days – to reading events in libraries through the summer. Multi-activity camps and Sportscamps for children of working parents, with a range of sports, activities, competitions and theme days during every school holidays.


Animal Lovers Wanted

21/07/2018 – 02/09/2018 @ Barleylands Farm Park and The Village

Barleylands Farm Park is seeking animal lovers to come down and meet our wonderful animals this summer. Each week, throughout the summer, we will be unveiling an amazing selection of animal encounters and craft activities, meaning it’s worth coming weekly just to make sure you don’t miss out on all the wholesome family fun on […]

50 Days of Summer

21/07/2018 – 09/09/2018 @ Banham Zoo

Join us for a whole summer of activities as we celebrate a different animal each day

Goodness Gracious Goats

21/07/2018 – 02/09/2018 @ Herrings Green Activity Farm

Goodness Gracious Goats – Join us this Summer for goodness gracious goats! We have lots going on for the whole family to enjoy; goat racing, goat feeding, meet Gordon our farm mascot who will be out and about throughout the day, tractor bouncy castle (weather dependant), tractor trailer rides, goat crafts and more. Plus we […]

Living History at Buckler’s Hard

21/07/2018 – 31/08/2018 @ Buckler’s Hard

See the past come to life at the historic shipbuilding village of Buckler’s Hard this summer. Join costumed characters on daily tours to discover what life was like in the 18th century and listen as they share tales from this once-thriving village where ships for Nelson’s Navy were built. Keep the kids entertained with the […]

Summer Living History

21/07/2018 – 31/08/2018 @ Beaulieu, National Motor Museum

Join us for a fun-filled family day out this summer, as a fascinating programme of living history brings Beaulieu to life with the sights and sounds of the past this summer from 21 July – 31 August. It’s a great opportunity to witness amazing historic traditions with falconry displays. Discover what life was like in […]

Challenge 50

01/08/2018 – 31/08/2018 @ Africa Alive!

Join us for a summer of fun and activities at Africa Alive! – Can you complete all 50 challenges that Reggie has set?

Open Days

05/08/2018 – 09/09/2018 @ Mid Suffolk Light Railway

The Mid Suffolk Light railway or the ‘Middy’ as the line was affectionately known, is Suffolk’s only standard gauge heritage preserved railway. You can enjoy steam train rides in genuine Great Eastern railway 4-wheel coaches hauled by one of our resident steam locomotives and take in the atmosphere of how a rural railway served its […]

Peaceful Play Day Camps

21/08/2018 @ Marsham

Quiet and tranquil, managed by experienced, patient staff,  Dandelion’s Peaceful Play Day Camps are particularly suitable for children who need peaceful play.

Summer C-Net

21/08/2018 @ Jaywick Martello Tower

Free Creative Summer Holiday workshops for young people (8-16 yrs). Booking is essential as places are limited. Phone 01255 822783 or email jaywickmartellotower@hotmail.co.uk to book. Fantasy Beach Hut – Tuesday 31 July, 10am-1pm Create your own fantasy cardboard beach hut complete with furnishings and wall art. Under the Sea – Tuesday 7 August, 10am-1pm Draw […]